Six-year old Makayla Sitton loved to sing. But her angelic voice was silenced four-years ago when she was murdered in a Thanksgiving day massacre at her home in Jupiter.
The bodies of two pygmy sperm whales, who died after washing ashore in South Florida, were sent to a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration facility in Miami for necropsies.
Sections of Deerfield Beach are closed to swimmers as dozens and dozens of sharks make their annual migration north just off shore.
With hundreds of boats at the Miami International Boat Show, it’s easy to forget the show has gadgets and gizmos galore for those interested in marine electronics, propulsion and accessories.
After one of the most tumultuous offseasons in team history, the Miami Marlins’ pitchers and catchers have reported for spring training at the team’s facility in Jupiter, Florida, hoping to start anew with a discouraged fanbase.
Every year you seem them on the news, thousands of sharks off our coastline swimming just feet from the beach. In 2011 Florida had more shark attacks than any state in the country, or the world for that matter. This is the first of a 6-part series of reports on our sharks. Filmed up and down our coastline over the past three months, we are taking you closer than we have ever been to the ocean’s top predator.
Thanksgiving is supposed to be a holiday where families get together and celebrate the good times but for a South Florida family, it’s a day of sorrow and pain.
Like many South Floridians, Jupiter resident Jonathan Hart has seen the controversial dash cam video, showing Florida Highway Patrol trooper Donna Watts chasing Miami Police officer Fausto Lopez at high speeds on the Turnpike in Hollywood in October.
She was a happy and playful 6 year old girl who was gunned down in her bed.
The sole suspect in the Thanksgiving Day massacre in Jupiter is expected to take a plea deal later this week, according to WPEC.